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Suhakam: Rallies were 'legal', no need for arrests

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Modified 20 Nov 2016, 12:01 pm

The Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) said there were no justification to arrests key organisers of yesterday's Bersih 5 rally.

"The authorities have a constitutional duty to explain the basis of the arrests of these individuals, and to clarify the offences that they have been accused of," said its chief Razali Ismail in a statement.

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